Acclaimed Sex Researcher Dr. Pepper Schwartz Speaks at Framingham State University Monday March 5, 2012
―From Hooking Up to Viagra: The Sexual Life Cycle‖
Contact: Dan Magazu, External Relations Coordinator
Dr. Virginia Rutter, Sociology Professor
FRAMINGHAM - Framingham State University will host acclaimed sex researcher Dr. Pepper Schwartz on campus Monday, March 5, for a day of roundtables, lectures and presentations. The feature event will be a public talk at 7 p.m. entitled "From Hooking Up to Viagra: The Sexual Life Cycle," in the Dwight Hall Performing Arts Center. (The talk will be followed by a book signing at 8:30 p.m.) Along with all members of the FSU community, the talk is open to the general public. Background. Dr. Schwartz, a sociologist at the University of Washington and author of books ranging fromtotois well known for her insightful and entertaining research-based examinations of sex, romance, and couplehood. She is coauthor, with Framingham State University professor Virginia Rutter, of the 2012 booDr. Schwartz's Web site is ―Pepper Schwartz helps audiences of every age to be fearless about sex-as a topic for study and as a meaningful component of people's lives at every age,‖ explains Dr. Rutter, who invited Dr. Schwartz to campus as part of FSU's innovative Linked Learning Communities that develop interdisciplinary and extracurricular approaches to academic topics. FSU history professor Bridgette Sheridan and Dr. Rutter are working intensively with students and the FSU community on ―The Making of Sexualities,‖ and Dr. Schwartz will be meeting with FSU students enrolled in their courses.
Dr. Schwartz has been advice columnist for Glamour Magazine, PerfectMatch.com and is currently AARP's sex and relationship expert. As recently as January, Dr. Schwartz was featured in The Today Show anddiscussing results from a national of American's sex lives over age 50. She has won multiple awards for her scholarship, books, and public service. Dr. Schwartz's talk, "From Hooking Up to Viagra: The Sexual Life Cycle," explores straight and gay sex lives at three different points: when we are unencumbered and not generally ready to make a commitment; when we are in the long-term mating, marriage/commitment dance; and when we hit middle age (and beyond!). Dr. Schwartz will also look at social and technological changes of this century that have affected what each of these moments in our life look like--or are likely to look like in the future. Book signing. Dr. Schwartz's books, includingand will be available at the lecture, and she will sign books at the event. Members of the media who would like to speak one-on-one with Dr. Schwarz between 2:30 and 4 p.m. on March 5, can arrange an interview by contacting Dr. Rutter a Sponsors. This event is convened by the FSU Gender Interest Group and sponsored by Academic Affairs, the Departments of English, Consumer Science, History, Sociology, Communication Arts, FSU Wellness Center, Multicultural Affairs, Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, and the FSU History Club.
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